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9 Seattle Tourist Trap Restaurants That Are Actually Good

From seafood to fried chicken<p>Seattle lucked out when they were handing out cuisines to be famous for, in that the one we got, Pacific Northwest seafood, is hard to mess up, as long as the fish itself is fresh and high-quality. It also helps that the city’s biggest tourist attraction happens to be a …

Seattle

This family just moved in to a 3D-printed home

France is famous for its wine, cheese and two-week bicycle race. Now, it's going to be known for shaking up the construction industry with 3D-printed houses.<p>Nordine and Nouria Ramdani, as well as their three children, moved in to 1,022-square-foot, four-bedroom house on June 29, according to Ouest …

Many asteroids might be remnants of five destroyed worlds, scientists say

In the beginning, the solar system was little more than a cloud of dust and gas. Then cold temperatures caused the center of the cloud to collapse, forming the sun. The newborn star lit up with nuclear fusion, sending light and heat out into the spinning circumstellar disk. Soon that material …

Universe

“HIGH” TECHNOLOGY

There’s gold in them thar weeds!<p>Some years ago, a relative of mine decided to move to Northern California to become a legal <b>marijuana</b> grower. Easy money, he thought.<p>He had been, for much of his life, a long-haul trucker and the back-breaking work was taking a toll on his body. So he and a pal, who …

The Complete, 12-Step Guide to Starting a Business

Everything you need to know about how to start a business.<p>There are no limits on who can become a great entrepreneur. You don't necessarily need a college degree, a bunch of money in the bank or even business experience to start something that could become the next major success. However, what you …

Small Business

iPhone Upgrade Program members can get a ‘head start’ when upgrading to an iPhone X

Starting on October 23rd<p>Preorders for the iPhone X begin on October 27th, and supplies are expected to be limited. If you’re a member of the iPhone Upgrade Program, you might have a chance to streamline the ordering process when preorders begin.<p>Apple announced that members of the program can get a …

Mobile Technology

The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need to Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

Little Snitch 4 update brings Touch Bar support, redesigned Network Monitor, more

The popular Little Snitch utility for the Mac is out with a new version that includes Touch Bar support on new MacBook Pros, a redesigned Network Monitor, and much more.<p>Little Snitch is a specialized Mac app for monitoring and controlling which apps connect to the Internet and what data is being …

MacBook

Why Do Employees Quit on Their Bosses? Because They Never Get Asked These Important Questions

According to Gallup research, these questions may be the key to stopping your best people from leaving.<p>For nearly five decades now, ever since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay "The Servant as Leader," leadership thinkers have attempted to replicate, rehash, and reinterpret the concepts …

Should I Stay or Should I Go? 5 Ways This Question Applies to Starting Your Own Business.

Sometimes when the going gets tough, it's time to get going.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Since officially starting my business at the beginning of 2015, I faced my first “should I stay or should I go” decision last month. I had been working with this particular …

Entrepreneurship

This App Uses Artificial Intelligence To Manage Your Inbox

There was a day a few years ago where I received 1000 emails.<p>I’m super careful about using my email address on online forms and what not, but every …

1 Simple Way to Tell If You Were Born for Entrepreneurship

Even on the excellent days, there's the lurking promise of immediate disaster should things go wrong.<p><i>What is the best way to mentally prepare to become an entrepreneur? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique</i> …

iPhone Apps Could Be A Revolution In Health — If People Use Them

A study provides an early glimpse into Apple’s much-hyped attempt to transform its smartphones into scientific research tools.<p>More than a year and a half ago, Apple unveiled a new breed of iPhone apps that would let people participate in scientific studies anytime, anywhere — at least in theory. …

Watch the trailer for Apple Music's Cash Money documentary

Wondering what Apple's Cash Money documentary will look like? You can already get a peek today. Apple has posted a trailer for the feature, <i>The Cash Money Story: Before Anythang</i>, that gives you a sense of what to expect from the Apple Music exclusive. The minute-long clip suggests that the feature …

A Scientifically Proven Technique That Can Make Your Learning 50% Easier

Childhood obesity is a menace! And right now, it’s so bad that one out of every five American children is considered clinically obese as early on as …

Kids

Is someone stealing your Wi-Fi? How to tell, and what you can do about it

Is your Wi-Fi connection sometimes a little sluggish or unresponsive? Perhaps your monthly allowance seems to run out a little too quickly? If that’s the case, then it’s possible that someone might be piggybacking on your home wireless network. This guide will walk you through a few tips to check …

Wi-Fi

3 Must Use Tools For Entrepreneurs Doing Under Six-Figures

If you read that article that I did called Entrepreneur, don't make this hard. You'll totally get this quick insight I am going to share with you about tools. These three areas are the most frequent areas that I see Entrepreneurs struggle unnecessarily. They make it hard either because they won't …

Project Management

How to Get Your Employees to Stop Wasting Time

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

iOS 9.3 will tell you loud and clear if your employer is monitoring your iPhone

Nobody likes being monitored. But even if you suspected your company is following your activities on the iPhone, would you know where to check?<p>In the …

Security Startup Malwarebytes Raises Another $50M From Fidelity

Malwarebytes, a security company that started when its cofounder was still a teenager fixing his parents’ infected computer, has come a long way from its bootstrapped roots. Today the startup’s software is used by millions of consumers and some 70,000 businesses to protect from and clean up …

7 ways you're wasting money while traveling

Seemingly tiny expenses can add up quickly when you're traveling. And often it's money that's better spent elsewhere.<p>Here are seven expenses you can (and should) avoid paying for on your next trip.

Personal Finance

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

Self-improvement

14 apps that will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Thankfully, there are apps to help you keep on track.<p>We combed through Apple and Google's list of the best apps of the year, along with Business Insider's own reviews and Tech Insider's App 100, to pull together a list of 14 apps that will help you reach your goals a little faster.

Apps

Easy Tips To Make Her Horny

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p>What (really) turns women on?<p>The answer to that question has been the subject of countless books and articles offering strategies and seduction techniques on how to bed a woman — and keep her coming …

10 Promising Franchises for Ambitious Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are multiple ways people become millionaires. Some launch a successful startup. Others are a whiz with stocks. But, one of the most common yet overlooked ways is to become a franchise owner.<p>If you're not sure what a franchise is …

Entrepreneurship

CourseBuffet serves up a free DIY degree in Computer Science or Management

CourseBuffet understands that while college may be a rite of passage, it’s certainly not the only way to get the knowledge you need to succeed in the ever-changing tech or business world.<p>Look, school is expensive.<p>Even worse, we’re now finding out that the degrees that set us back years to obtain …